Joe Biden

The Democrat Trumpworld fears most

In recent weeks, the president has been handicapping the prospective 2020 field and finding potential challengers wanting.<p>In early December, as President Donald Trump’s approval rating reached a new low of 32 percent, the commander-in-chief was rating the 2020 Democratic field from behind the …

Donald Trump

Trump administration forced to renew DACA permits as furor over the president's immigration slur persists

The Trump administration, under court order, said it would resume taking applications to renew temporary protections from deportation for hundreds of …

Immigration

5 Celebrities Other Than Oprah Who Could Run For President In 2020

There's been quite a lot made recently of the possibility that Oprah could run for President in 2020, with even President Donald Trump addressing the …

Entertainment

Trump thinks he could easily beat Sanders in 2020 match-up: report

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for ‘serious case of amnesia’ after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don’t want …

Al Franken

Coming Elections And The Avoidance Of Unforced Fumbles [Opinion]

In today’s volatile political environment, a realm where partisan fervor and runaway ideological polarization seem to control the nation’s discourse, …

Kirsten Gillibrand

The Latest: LeBron James: King more important than ever

The Latest on Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations around the country (all times local):<p>11:20 a.m.<p>LeBron James says honoring the legacy of the …

Black History

Warren-Sanders Democrats vs Oprah: "One billionaire president in a decade is going to be plenty for us"

While plenty of people have evinced a belief that delivering a single speech qualifies Oprah to be president (presumably with Dr Oz as Surgeon …

Bernie Sanders

Here Are the Four Things a Democratic Presidential Candidate Will Need to Beat Trump in 2020

Presidential elections have a context. Without the context, what I’m about to say will sound crazy. Elections happen in a particular time and place …

Elections

Former Morris College President, Dr. Luns C. Richardson, Dies at 89

Dr. Luns C. Richardson, who served as president of Morris College for 43 years, died on Saturday at the age of 89.<p>Richardson had the distinct …

HBCUs

The #MeToo Sexual Assault Movement In Danger Of Becoming A Joke [Opinion]

It needs to be said, though some are afraid to say it — the #MeToo movement is in danger of becoming a joke. And this is coming from somebody who …

Feminism

Actor Would Prefer President Pence Because He'd Rather Deal With a 'Simpleton and a Puppet'

Since President Donald Trump was elected, there has been repeated talk of impeachment. In the event of his removal from office, Vice President Mike …

Donald Trump

Uh-Oh: Joe 'Big F**king Deal' Biden Has Something to Say About President Trump's Language

Just days after President Donald Trump delivered unprecedented access to the media by allowing them to document nearly an hour of a cabinet meeting …

Conservative View

Hillary Clinton called out Donald Trump's "ignorant, racist views" on Twitter

It’s hard to find the words to express how utterly horrific it is that Donald Trump continually spews such volatile hatred out of his mouth. Luckily, …

Donald Trump

Finally, more drug trial results are being made public

The reporting of clinical trial results to a public database — mandated by a 10-year-old federal law — has improved sharply in the last two years, …

Research

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:<p>Nonfiction<p>1."Leonardo da Vinci," by Walter Isaacson …

Entertainment

CNN Guest Drops N-Word to Don Lemon on Air (VIDEO)

Slur is one of many that guest Philip Mudd dropped to illustrate a point about racism<p>Philip Mudd, former deputy director of the CIA Counterterrorist …

Entertainment

Biden Trashes Millennials in His Quest to Become Even Less Likable

"Give me a break," he said of young people who "think they have it tough."<p>In an apparent effort to make himself an even less appealing 2020 contender, former Vice President Joe Biden had some harsh words for millennials while promoting his new book on Wednesday. Here's what he said in a …

Democrats

Trump’s vulgar remark on Haiti, Africa leaves immigrants baffled

After President Donald Trump asked why the United States would want people from "shithole countries," referring to Haiti and those in Africa, Judelande Calix of Maryland had a query of her own.<p>"My question is, why not?" said Calix, who is in her mid-30s and came to the United States from Haiti in …

Latino News

How right-wing figures are defending Trump's indefensible 's***hole' remarks

During a meeting of bipartisan senators at the White House on Thursday, Donald Trump reportedly called Haiti, El Salvador and African nations …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump's white supremacy blinds him to the debt America owes Haiti

Domise: It is no longer possible for anyone to defend Trump without defending both racism and the mechanisms by which it perpetuates itself<p>In October …

Donald Trump

Joe Biden Has Some Harsh Words for Millennials

Former vice-president Joe Biden let his inner Baby Boomer shine during an event at which he derided millennials for not having it all that bad.<p>When …

Democrats

Trump opponents rail over the president's 's---hole' comments to avoid the truth about immigration

Newsflash: President Donald Trump isn't a politically correct or polite person.<p>Okay, that's not really news. But it's top of mind right now after …

Donald Trump

Biden pushes back on Trump's comments: 'It’s not how a president should speak'

President Trump faces backlash over his reported disparaging remarks about immigration.<p>Among his critics: former vice president Joe Biden.<p>"It’s not how a president should speak," Biden tweeted. "It’s not how a president should behave. Most of all, it’s not what a president should believe. We’re …

U.S. Politics

Putting Asterisks in S***hole Is F***ing Stupid

<i>The New York Times</i>, after soberly considering the issue, went the full <i>shithole</i> (twice!) in covering Donald Trump's immigration discussion with …

Journalism

Century Village for aging politicians

Let <b>Bernie Sanders</b> run for president of a condo board in 2020 instead of the United States.(Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key)My coffee group …

LGBTQ

Here’s a look at the US reaction to President Trump’s comments

Paul Ryan<p>House Speaker Paul Ryan was asked about President Trump’s comments during an interview Friday.<p>“I read those comments later last night, so …

Donald Trump

'I Feel It's Almost An Assault': Trump Faces Massive Rebuke From Haitian Community

<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS)</i> — Despite his denial, President Donald Trump is facing a massive rebuke from the Delaware Valley’s Haitian community.<p>When Paul …

Donald Trump

Sen. Durbin confirms Trump said 'hate-filled, vile and racist' things at immigration meeting

WASHINGTON — Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin, a Democrat who attended an immigration meeting with President Trump on Thursday, confirmed Friday that the president made comments he considered "vile and racist" about immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries.<p>Others who attended the meeting …

U.S. Congress

Biden on Trump's remarks: 'It's not what a president should believe'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former Vice President Joe Biden slammed President Donald Trump Friday morning for his vulgar remark about immigrants, tweeting "It's not what a president should believe."<p>"It's not how a president should speak. It's not how a president should behave. Most of all, it's not what a …

Donald Trump

Poll: Oprah Winfrey would lose a Democratic primary to Biden and Sanders

Poll of registered Democrats about the 2020 election found more voters have a favorable opinion of Joe Biden than of Winfrey, despite enthusiasm for her to run<p>Oprah Winfrey would be beaten by Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden in a Democratic primary, a new poll reveals.<p>In the RABA Research poll of …

Elections